Join us Monday, February 25th at 9:15am for a presentation by the Multnomah ESD Outdoor School Camp Directors to the students.
This presentation will be geared towards the 6th grade students, however Parents are more than welcome to attend. Please remember to first sign in at the Office.
Outdoor School Parent Night is Thursday, February 28 at 6:30pm in the Commons.
Don't miss this important informational meeting.
Who? All 6th grade students and 6th grade teachers.
What? Outdoor School is a hands-on week (4 days, 3 nights) of science education in the outdoors directed by the Multnomah Educational Service District*.
When? April 2 - April 5, 2019
Where? Camp Angelos (Gilday, Pattishall, Hays, Hoisington) or Camp Howard (Renn, Sandell, Perde-Zundel), both of which are in Corbett, OR.
Why? The Outdoor school curriculum is part of the Oregon State science standards. At Outdoor School we learn about environmental science, human impact, and sustainable living.
*This year, 2019, Rosemont Ridge Middle School will be participating in Outdoor School camps run by the Multnomah ESD. "Established in 1966, Multnomah Education Service District Outdoor School program in Oregon is one of the longest running and most successful environmental education programs in the nation. Outdoor School is a residential program for all sixth grade students enrolled in Multnomah County and the surrounding region (approximately 7,000 annually). The Multnomah Education Service District offers this service to the eight school districts in the county, and private, parochial, and out of county schools." As a Rosemont community, we are excited to be a part of their camps this year!